BYRON – Roy Allen Tomlinson, 53, of Byron, Ill., died on Monday, April 7, 2014, at Kishwaukee Hospital, DeKalb.
He was born on Aug. 30, 1960, in Sycamore, to John "Bomber" and Elsie (Davis) Tomlinson. Roy graduated from Genoa Kingston High School. He worked for Rockford Blacktop and Holcomb Grainary. Roy was a member of the Teamster Union, and loved fishing, four wheeling and grilling out.
He was a beloved father and grandfather and will be greatly missed by his daughter, Heather Tomlinson of Sycamore; grandchildren, Mykiah and Alexander Tomlinson; mother, Elsie Tomlinson of Genoa; and brother, Ron Tomlinson.
He was predeceased by his father, and brother-in-law, David Kampas.
A memorial visitation will be held from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, April 12, at First Congregational Church, 615 N. First St., DeKalb. A memorial service will be held at 11:45 a.m. at the church with a luncheon to follow.

Funeral Home

Quiram-Sycamore Funeral Home
1245 Somonauk Street Sycamore, IL 60178
(815) 895-6589
Published in Daily Chronicle on Apr. 10, 2014